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just arrived two hours ago. it's the first visit ever by a u.s. president to cambodia. the other history making stop on president obama's trip coming up. >>> back here at home later this morning san francisco city officials will deal with a hot debate involving muni. muni has to decide what they will do with a multimillion dollar wind fall. ktvu tara moriarty is here now. says the big decision boils down to two options right tara? >> reporter: that is right. muni has to decide whether it wants to invest in making improvements to the system and hiring more operators or wants to let youths ride for free. we're here at the portal station. they will take center stage at a board of supervisors government audit. supervisor scott weiner is pushing for using the funds for maintenance. pointing out the agency has very poor performance rates. others would like to see 40,000 low income youths ride for free. in this spring the san francisco municipal transportation agency approved a 22 month pilot to provide a free transit ride. it hinged upon the transportation agency would fork over $4 mil
. >> the elections did not change the balance of power on capitol hill. democrats still controlled the u.s. senate. coming up at 6:15 what all of that means for the lawmakers moving ahead and what is ahead for the gridlock in washington. >> governor jerry brown is celebrating a historic victory this morning for the first time since 2004 california approved a tax hike on a statewide proposition. voters have passed proposition 30. his education tax initiative 54% to 46% with 95% of the precincts reporting. ktvu tara moriarty is in san francisco this morning where voters were overwhelmingly backing that measure. >> that is right here in san francisco most voters voted yes in favor of prop 30. and the general feeling here in the city is that public schools need help. case in point mission heights school. this is the oldest high school in san francisco and test scores well they have been struggling with that over the years. prop 30 passage may be the shot in the arm this school needed. other areas of california that saw support for 30 alameda and santa cruz counties. los angeles also backed it but moe
experience may be a little too reel for u.s. military officials. ktvu's claudine wong is in redwood city this morning with a story of navy seals who are accused of leaking secret information to electronic arts. >> reporter: those 7 navy seals are facing punishments and people we've talked to this morning out here in redwood city for the most part they think those seals should probably have stayed quiet and not helped electronic arts create this video game which is called medal of honor, war fighter this is video o of -- of that game. it was released last month and they marketed the game saying it was written by tier one operators while they were deployed over seas and allows the users to see the action as it unfolded. the tier one operator is useed to describe commandos in sensitive operations. the secretive commando unit credited with the operation against osama bin laden's compound last year. because the seals didn't ask the government before they talked and showed ea specially designed equipment related to their unit. they are having half their pay docked for two months. admiral gary,
points, a lot of good numbers to talk about, exxon beat them and so did costco. >>> chrysler announced u.s. sales rose 10% and they sold 126,000 cars and suvs, it is the best october in five years and that's despite losing the last five-days to sandy. total u.s. auto sales are expected to learn more. >>> he said he took his fist and punched the shark in the head to make him let go. he told the story from his hospital bed. he said a great white shark grabbed him by his side and pulled him under water. he has a 14-inch bite wound, pulled him under water and he fought back. >> i punched the shark on the side of the head a couple of times until it released me. >> three surfers drove him to the hospital and he has tissue which helps. >> now he wants to put up the rain, the wind and some homeless people who would did he have kate on the -- who would go potation the escalators. -- potty on the escalators and it got so bad head to call in hazmat. >>> the rain is moving to the south bay and it is going to be a little bit trouble driving. we have a backup that is steep there and there are no major p
in the u.s. some cars are affect by both recalls and toyota promises to make both repairs. >>> it happened at the oakland museum and what officials are doing now to make sure it doesn't happen again. >>> diagnosed with breast cancer at the able of 21 and the important lesson about cell phones. . >>> doctors are warning don't put cell phones next to your body. she was one of many who would carry her phone inside her bra. she never thought it would be unsafe but she was diagnosed with breast cancer at 21 despite not having any risk factors. >> it just so happened the tumors was where her cell phone had been carried. >> they say there is no evidence of it causing breast cancer but doctors don't want them to take this risk. >>> somebody broke into the history gallery on monday just before midnight. they would not say exactly what was stolen but it does include valuable items from the gold rush area. the museum toes have insurance for the entire collection. we understand a man was arrested shortly after the break-in but he did not have any of the stolen items. >>> let's see what is happening on
jersey shore which of course has been very hard hit. this is being called the second costliest storm in u.s. history behind katrina. again we are looking live at the new jersey shore near the town of margate. coming upwell have a live report from n and hear from the victim on sandy and how they hope to put their lives back together. >>> meanwhile more aid from california is headed to the east coast. southern california utility company is sending about 70 trucks and 120 employees to help restore the power in that area. two cargo planes filled with supplies and bay area personnel left from travis air force base yesterday. >>> our time 6:35. sewage spill is a lot larger than first thought. it was first reported along woodside drive tuesday evening and it was repaired late tear night. they first thought 2,000 gallons spill now their new estimates say it was actually 88,000 gallons. now the cause of the spill that is still being investigated. the agency is working with marin county and the town top find out how much sewage entered storm drains. >>> boat owners are being warned watch out for susp
around the world in fact waiting for our u.s. presidential election. so numbers were down overnight. a little bit this morning in europe as well. our futures look like a slightly lower opening. we'll probably be in a wait and see pattern. >>> we'll smile and say good morning, to you. thank you for joining us here on ktvu channel 2 morning news. it's a monday, november 5th i'm dave clark. >> and i'm pam cook. time now is 6:30. >> in the news right now we have developing news. police in fremont shot and killed a naked man who had a knife after responding to a domestic dispute. we've been following this story since 4:30 this morning. ktvu janine de la vega joining us live to tell us this is still a very active scene out there along central avenue. what is going on janine? >> reporter: police have been here for the past 7.5 hours and they tell me they expect to be here for a couple more. they are just about to open up the eastbound lanes here. these roads have been closed for a long time. the westbound lanes between central avenue and glenmore drive and logan will be closed. they are in
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